Dizziness and giddiness R42

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Dizziness and giddiness" is "R42". R42 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • R42 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM R42 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of R42 - other international versions of ICD-10 R42 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Light-headedness
  • Vertigo NOS
Type 1 Excludes:
  • vertiginous syndromes (H81.-)
  • vertigo from infrasound (T75.23)

Codes: = Billable

  • R42 Dizziness and giddiness

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.